Recent Blog Posts
Keeping DC Cool with The Emergency HVAC Program
05/16/2019The DCSEU is grateful to work with the District Department of Energy and Environment to facilitate the Emergency Heating, Cooling, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Program. Through this program, we are …
Energy in Action: A Q&A with Rachel Healy, Director of Metro's Office of Sustainability
05/06/2019The DCSEU interviewed Rachel Healy, Director of the Office of Sustainability at Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro), about the transit authority’s collaboration with the DCSEU as …
Sustainable Energy Monitor: What We're Reading in April
04/29/2019Op-Ed: Energy-wasting lightbulbs aren't worth saving, so why is the Trump administration trying?
What takes electricity, turns most of the energy into heat, and releases a small amount of light? …
Metro Thanks DCSEU for Being a "Great Partner"
04/24/2019On Tuesday, Metro thanked the DCSEU for being a "great partner and helping Metro become more #energyefficient" on Twitter.
DCSEU Included in New ACEEE Report
04/08/2019The DCSEU was included in a new report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficent Economy (ACEEE) on energy-efficiency programs for low-income multifamily households. The report surveyed 32 …
DCSEU's Giuliana Kunkel Speaks on Leaders in Energy Panel at GW
04/03/2019Giuliana Kunkel, DCSEU account manager, recently spoke on a business panel of energy experts hosted by Leaders in Energy. She discussed the many ways the DCSEU is working to reduce energy usage in DC.
Recent Press Releases
DCSEU Selects Contractors to Bring Over 7 Megawatts of Solar to DC Through Solar for All Program
05/21/2019Today, in partnership with the District Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE), the DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) announced plans to work with nine contractors to bring over 7 megawatts of solar to income-qualified DC residents through the Solar for All program this year.
DCSEU Applauds Metro's Energy Action Plan, Continues Partnership to Help WMATA Use Less Energy
04/22/2019On Tuesday, the DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) applauded the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) on the release of its first Energy Action Plan and pledged to continue its partnership with the transit authority to help it use less energy, save money, and better the environment.
DCSEU Releases RFPs for One of the Largest Income-Qualified Solar Efforts in the Country
12/03/2018On Tuesday, the DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) issued two requests for proposal (RFPs) worth up to $9.6 million seeking contractors and developers for one of the largest income-qualified solar energy efforts in the country.